February Chapter Events

Two events are planned for February 2015. (Dates have been corrected.)

1. We will be at the University of Chicago on Feb 14 for their annual Folk Music Festival. Those members who have signed up can find the music on our download page.

2. Our monthly meeting on Feb 15 welcomes Andrew Schulz who plans to offer “A Hapsburger Valentine: 16th and 17th century music from Madrid, Naples, and Vienna.”

Keep April 18th on your calendar for our Annual Workshop.

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Holiday Concert Pictures!

Yuletide 03 Dennis

Mirja Lorenz and Dennis Sherman

Yuletide 02 Lynette

Nancy Chabala and Lynette Colmey


The Barron's Noyse

The Barron’s Noyse

The Pippins

The Pippins

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Next meeting Jan 18: Greatest Hits from the Baroque and Beyond

Lisette Kielson returns for our January 18 meeting, with the theme “Greatest Hits from the Baroque and Beyond: famed greatest hits and lesser-known treats.”

Below is a link to our newsletter for January.

January 2015

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Holiday Music at the Oak Park Library – Dec 20, 2014

Here are some pictures from the concert. One of the occupational hazards of conducting is only getting a picture of your back! Thank you Lisette Kielson for leading us.


IMG_1950 IMG_1953IMG_1956 IMG_1959  IMG_1960 IMG_1961 IMG_1963

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A Busy Weekend

It’s a busy weekend for chapter members. Tomorrow, Dec. 20th members will be playing a holiday concert at the Oak Park library. We will perform at 11:00. The library is at 834 Lake Street in the suburb.

On the 21st we have our annual yuletide concert followed by group playing. It is at our usual meeting location, Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2012 West Dickens, Chicago IL. at 2:00 PM.

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Holiday Concert and Meeting, Dec 21st

On December 21st we will have our annual yuletide concert as part of our December meeting followed by group playing.  Please let Mark Dawson or Ben Eisenstein know if you would like to perform, and provide the name of the pieces, the composer, and the names of the members of your group.

Here is our monthly newsletter for December:

December 2014

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Come Fight the Polar Vortex!

We’re really excited to have our first-ever “Recorder Orchestra” session planned for the Chicago Chapter meeting this weekend (November 16th)! We will supply the music and the parts will all be laid out for you to pick up (first come, first served) when you enter the meeting room.

Guests welcome!

The meeting time is 2:00 at our usual location, Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2012 West Dickens, Chicago IL, 60647.

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